The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 70 93 79
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -14
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 29 15 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.46% 1.08% 2.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.08% 5.49% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 45
Median salary £36,250 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Visual Studio
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
206 273 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.47% 19.58% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 169 215 287
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cambridge region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 48 (60.76%) XML
2 47 (59.49%) Degree
3 43 (54.43%) C#
4 40 (50.63%) HTML
5 39 (49.37%) SQL
6 38 (48.10%) C++
7 36 (45.57%) Mathematics
8 35 (44.30%) Software Engineering
9 33 (41.77%) SQL Server
10 30 (37.97%) .NET
10 30 (37.97%) Computer Science
11 29 (36.71%) Algorithms
12 26 (32.91%) Microsoft
12 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (31.65%) C
14 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
14 24 (30.38%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (27.85%) jQuery
16 21 (26.58%) SDLC
16 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET
17 19 (24.05%) Perl
17 19 (24.05%) Java
17 19 (24.05%) MFC
18 18 (22.78%) CSS
18 18 (22.78%) MVC
18 18 (22.78%) Unit Testing
19 17 (21.52%) STL
20 16 (20.25%) HTML5
21 15 (18.99%) OpenGL
21 15 (18.99%) Physics

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.46%) IIS
2 8 (10.13%) CMS
3 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.53%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) SDL Web 8
2 2 (2.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.46%) DNS
1 13 (16.46%) HTTP
1 13 (16.46%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.77%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (8.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (7.59%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.33%) MySQL
6 4 (5.06%) DB2
7 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (16.46%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.59%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (7.59%) Subversion
2 6 (7.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.59%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.80%) NUnit
3 3 (3.80%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.53%) AQtime
4 2 (2.53%) dotTrace
General
1 4 (5.06%) Retail
2 3 (3.80%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.27%) Automotive
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (35.44%) Developer
2 17 (21.52%) Software Engineer
3 14 (17.72%) Web Developer
4 13 (16.46%) Computer Scientist
5 11 (13.92%) .NET Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Graduate
7 9 (11.39%) Analyst
7 9 (11.39%) C# Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Operations Analyst
7 9 (11.39%) Web Analyst
7 9 (11.39%) WebOps Analyst
8 8 (10.13%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (10.13%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 8 (10.13%) Senior Web Analyst
9 6 (7.59%) C Software Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Senior C Software Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (60.76%) XML
2 40 (50.63%) HTML
3 30 (37.97%) .NET
4 22 (27.85%) jQuery
5 21 (26.58%) ASP.NET
6 19 (24.05%) MFC
7 18 (22.78%) CSS
8 17 (21.52%) STL
9 16 (20.25%) HTML5
10 15 (18.99%) OpenGL
11 14 (17.72%) Web Services
12 13 (16.46%) JDBC
12 13 (16.46%) JSP
12 13 (16.46%) SOAP
13 12 (15.19%) CSS3
13 12 (15.19%) XSLT
14 10 (12.66%) JSON
15 8 (10.13%) .NET Framework
16 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (8.86%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 36 (45.57%) Mathematics
2 30 (37.97%) Computer Science
3 29 (36.71%) Algorithms
4 24 (30.38%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (18.99%) Physics
6 9 (11.39%) Client/Server
7 6 (7.59%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.53%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (2.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.72%) Windows
2 13 (16.46%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.30%) Software Engineering
2 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.58%) SDLC
4 18 (22.78%) MVC
4 18 (22.78%) Unit Testing
5 14 (17.72%) Web Development
6 13 (16.46%) ITIL
6 13 (16.46%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 13 (16.46%) Web Operations
7 11 (13.92%) DevOps
8 10 (12.66%) Open Source
8 10 (12.66%) Security Testing
8 10 (12.66%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.86%) Scrum
9 7 (8.86%) Software Architecture
9 7 (8.86%) TDD
9 7 (8.86%) Time Management
10 6 (7.59%) CAD
10 6 (7.59%) Content Management
10 6 (7.59%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (54.43%) C#
2 39 (49.37%) SQL
3 38 (48.10%) C++
4 25 (31.65%) C
5 24 (30.38%) JavaScript
6 19 (24.05%) Java
6 19 (24.05%) Perl
7 13 (16.46%) PowerShell
7 13 (16.46%) Shell Script
8 12 (15.19%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (59.49%) Degree
2 13 (16.46%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.46%) Riverbed
3 10 (12.66%) Oracle
4 3 (3.80%) F5
5 2 (2.53%) Sitecore
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